## Overview

**Learning Intentions (Objectives)**

Multiply and divide rational numbers.

**Rationale (Diagnostic Results)**

You need to be able to use your knowledge of multiplying and dividing rational numbers to multiply and divide rational expressions.

### Standards Addressed in the Lesson

##### California Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

### Lesson Components

- Explore (Multiplying Fractions)
- Watch (Multiplying Fractions Using an Area Model)
- Watch (Multiplying Rational Expressions)
- Practice (Multiplying Rational Expressions)
- Try This! (Dividing Rational Expressions)
- Practice (Dividing Rational Expressions)
- Making Connections

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## Go to Explore (Multiplying Fractions)